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The Resource A vanishing mediator? : The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism, guest editor: Roland Boer ; board editor: Gerald West

A vanishing mediator? : The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism, guest editor: Roland Boer ; board editor: Gerald West

Label
A vanishing mediator? : The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism
Title
A vanishing mediator?
Title remainder
The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism
Statement of responsibility
guest editor: Roland Boer ; board editor: Gerald West
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
GHS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1961-
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  • Boer, Roland
  • West, Gerald O
Series statement
Semeia,
Series volume
88
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Postcolonialism
Label
A vanishing mediator? : The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism, guest editor: Roland Boer ; board editor: Gerald West
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Vanishing mediators? / Roland Boer -- Essays. The book eaters: textuality, modernity, and the London Missionary Society / Anna Johnston -- Before the second Reformation: nineteenth-century Aboriginal meditations of the Bible in Van Diemen's Land / Penny van Toorn -- Explorer hermeneutics, or Fat damper and sweetened tea / Roland Boer -- Surveying the promised land: Elizabeth Jolley's Milk and honey / Dorothy Jones -- Which good book? Missionary education and conversion in colonial India / Sanjay Seth -- A Pisgah sight of Ireland: religious embodiment and colonialism in Ulysses / Amardeep Singh -- In praise of polytheism / John Docker -- The word set in blood and stone: the book of God from tribes to kingdoms and nations / Paul James -- Response. A real presence, subsumed by others: the Bible in colonial and postcolonial contexts / Gerald West
Control code
48947104
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
214 p.
Label
A vanishing mediator? : The presence/absence of the Bible in postcolonialism, guest editor: Roland Boer ; board editor: Gerald West
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: Vanishing mediators? / Roland Boer -- Essays. The book eaters: textuality, modernity, and the London Missionary Society / Anna Johnston -- Before the second Reformation: nineteenth-century Aboriginal meditations of the Bible in Van Diemen's Land / Penny van Toorn -- Explorer hermeneutics, or Fat damper and sweetened tea / Roland Boer -- Surveying the promised land: Elizabeth Jolley's Milk and honey / Dorothy Jones -- Which good book? Missionary education and conversion in colonial India / Sanjay Seth -- A Pisgah sight of Ireland: religious embodiment and colonialism in Ulysses / Amardeep Singh -- In praise of polytheism / John Docker -- The word set in blood and stone: the book of God from tribes to kingdoms and nations / Paul James -- Response. A real presence, subsumed by others: the Bible in colonial and postcolonial contexts / Gerald West
Control code
48947104
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
214 p.

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